CBI ARRESTS ITS SUB INSPECTOR IN A BRIBERY CASE

Press Release
New Delhi , 18.09.2012

            The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested its Sub Inspector posted in Economic Offences Wing, Mumbai for demanding & accepting a bribe of Rs.20,000/- from the complainant.

 

            A case was registered against the Sub Inspector, CBI, Economic Offences Wing, Mumbai U/s 7 of the Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988 on the allegation that he had demanded a bribe amount of Rs.20,000/- in a criminal case pertaining to CBI, EOW, Mumbai for not naming a person as accused. CBI laid a trap and the Sub Inspector was caught red handed while demanding & accepting a bribe of Rs.20,000/-from the complainant. Search was conducted at the residential premises of accused at Mumbai.

 

            The arrested accused was produced before the Competent Court at Mumbai and was remanded to custody.

 

            Further investigation is in progress.

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